Saturday, 31 October 2009

Griselda gets excited!

For two challenges - Art Creations Friday and SoArtful

Art Creations Friday provided Griselda
and SoArtful the background
Credits to Efie's Blog and 'Fangtastic' from Digicats for elements.
Font is 'A Lolita Scorned'

Altered Couple

For the challenge at Saturday Workout

Just a subtle alteration!
I'm afraid I don't know where the original  photo came from.
Credit for the background goes to playingwithbrushes on Flickr.

Wednesday, 28 October 2009

A newly discovered Work of Art

For the Three Muses Challenge

A newly discovered work by the famous French painter Nicolas Poussin (1594 - 1665) this shows Lady Henrietta Wyandotte and her daughter Gallina of Orpington House. Gallina was later to marry into the famous Leghorn family.
Credits entirely to Google!
Font is 'Christmas Card'

Monday, 26 October 2009


For the challenge at Mixed Media Monday

Background images from Clotho98 on Flickr. and 'Ambrose' and his moustache topper (somewhat altered!) from the internet.

Sunday, 25 October 2009

The Boys are back in Town

For the Sunday Postcard Art challenge

Credits to  Pringle Hill for introducing me to the three boys (originally from The Library of Congress and spookified by me),and to Miss Honey for the background from her 'Waiting for New Moon' kit, and Itkupilli for all the other bits.
The font is 'A Lolita Scorned'

Friday, 23 October 2009

BOO !!!

For Rainbow Lady's challenge.

Credits to Miss Honey 'Waiting For New Moon' for the background, and Efie's Blog  for all the elements.
Font is 'A Lolita Scorned'.

Wednesday, 21 October 2009

Listen With Mother

For the Mixed Media Monday challenge

Credit to Miss Honey for the background and elements from 'Cherie' and 'Viva La France' kits.

Angel ATC

A digital ATC for the challenge at Art Pieces 

The Unwelcome Guests

For this week's Three Muses Challenge

 Credits to Google, Efie's Blog, Lauren Bavin's 'Seriously Steampunk', and Maya's 'Steampunk - My 6th Year Anniversary Collection' for all the bits and pieces used to create this.
Font is 'Blackadder ITC'

Tuesday, 20 October 2009

Sunday, 18 October 2009

Miss Bone-Apart takes a Stroll

For the challenge at Sunday Postcard Art

I don't know whether this is truly Grungy Gothic or not but it's my interpretation of it and it was fun!
Credits entirely to Itkupilli for her 'Spooky Stuff' Digital Design Kit and 'Zetti This Zetti That 2' Digital Collage Sheet.

Saturday, 17 October 2009

Up, Up, and Away....

..... in my beautiful Balloon.
For the challenge at Saturday Surprise.

Done using a 12" x 12" BP I made myself, altered to black & white and with the addition of a few more balloons.
Font is 'STAMP ACT'.


Friday, 16 October 2009

Happy Halloween!

For two challenges - TGIF and ACF

Thanks to ACF for the original little girl picture.
Credits to Suzee Que at Flickr. for the pumpkin suit, SparkYourImagination for the background (colours altered) and Itkupilli for all the other elements.
Font is ' Moksha'

Thursday, 15 October 2009

Winter Ride

For the Theme Thursday challenge.

Background image (much altered!) from Take a Break and girl from frannie60 both at Flickr, Polar Bear googled.

Wednesday, 14 October 2009

Bad Hair Day

For this week's Three Muses challenge

All images googled except 'Phyllis' who is from my own collection and yes her hair is like that - I didn't alter it!
Font is 'SpeedballNo3'

Tuesday, 13 October 2009

Real Comfort

For the challenge at Mixed Media Monday which is 'Pink' for Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Done in PSP using elements from 'Love of Jane' Scrap kit from ScrapArtist and some from Efie's Blog.

Crowabout Week # 56

For this week's Crowabout Challenge.

Image Credits:

Background Texture: by Joes Sistah
May Lillie(Cowgirl): by jackandcatcurio
Western Stars: by jackandcatcurio
Little Cowboy&Little Cowgirl Photo: by scavenger art
Horses: by neefer
Horse Racing Flyer: by Ravensmagiclantern
"A Horse is a horse/Letters taken from matchbox labels: by wackystuff
"Yeehaw" and black and white striped borders: by Nancy Baumiller


Monday, 12 October 2009

Morning has Broken

For the Sunday Postcard Art challenge.

 A digital post card using googled images.
Font is 'Nuptial'

Friday, 9 October 2009


For the TGIF challenge

Credit to Pixel Music for the swirls background and Clearly Vintage for the lovely lady with an umbrella.
Font is 'Selfish'

Isabelle goes to Paris

For the ACF challenge this week

Done in PSP.
Background and 'Paris' WordArt from Miss Honey
Font is 'Selfish'

Thursday, 8 October 2009

Crow ATC

For the Theme Thursday challenge this week.
A digital ATC done in PSP.
Font is 'NASTY'

Wednesday, 7 October 2009

1 2 3

For the Three Muses challenge this week.

A slight variation on a counting rhyme from my childhood.
Done in PSP with credits to SherrieJD  'Love of Jane' kit for the hand (altered slightly) and Ask Jeeves (search engine)  for the rest of the images. Fonts are MADFONT and Prissy Frat Boy.

Sunday, 4 October 2009

Crowabout Week #55

For the Crowabout challenge this week.
Cora knew she shouldn't have allowed both cats and dogs in her bar at the same time!

Credits to thegraphicaddict, merlinprincesse,  jackandcatcurio, and Nancy Baumiller.

Saturday, 3 October 2009

Introducing Eglantine

For the challenge at Art Creations Friday

Done in PSP using the given image and elements from Itkupilli and Google. Font is 'Jane Austen'